Exhibition GroundView venue slideshowThe Exhibition Ground offers visitors a large open grassed area, tucked behind the pine forest on Fraser Avenue.

The venue has a mixture of shade from the mature Tuart trees and plenty of sunshine, that is often used for the Friends of Kings Park native plant sales.

It lies adjacent to Kings Park Education and is used by school students throughout the week as part of their education visit to Kings Park.

Suited to
Weddings, social and family functions, community groups, sporting events, fitness training
Capacity
100 people
Parking
Multiple carparks directly adjacent to venue
Access
Short walk across grass from nearby carparks, may be unsuitable for guests with limited mobility
Services
Public transport bus stop close by, Fraser Avenue tourist precinct
Toilets
Approximately 100 m to Marri toilets or Fraser Avenue toilets
Power
Not available
Shelter
Not available
Seating
Not available
Refreshments
Approximately 400 m to Fraser Avenue precinct or 1 km to the Lotterywest Family Area
Barbecues
Available nearby at Pines Picnic Area; cannot be reserved as part of your booking
Booking times
Available 3.00 pm - 6.00 pm weekdays; 9.00 am - 6.00 pm weekends. Alternative hours may apply to sporting events and fitness groups upon request
Bookings
Please contact the Bookings Officer
Location
Fraser Avenue Precinct
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Exhibition Ground, Kings Park. Photo: D. Blumer.Exhibition Ground, Kings Park. Photo: D. Blumer.

Naturescape summer opening hours

In response to warming Perth summers and an increased frequency of very high fire danger days, BGPA has considered optimum visitor comfort and safety by implementing a change in summer opening hours in Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park from 29 December – 30 January 2022.

Works at Mount Eliza Reservoir

The Water Corporation will be conducting upgrade works to the Mount Eliza Reservoir inlet in Kings Park from mid-June.

Concert traffic interruptions

Road and carpark closures will occur in Kings Park and Botanic Garden on 11 December 2021 due to a concert event.

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Summer events in the park!

With endless sunshine, fresh sea breezes and balmy evenings, summer is a sublime time of year to explore and relax in Kings Park.

Expanded Ruby Tram a boon for Kings Park visitors

Grabbing a coffee and something to eat before (or after) taking the kids to Rio Tinto Naturescape Kings Park has become even easier with an expansion of the free ‘hop-on, hop-off’ Ruby Subiaco Tram service in Kings Park.

Bold Park Draft Management Plan consultation

The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority is seeking community feedback on the Draft Bold Park Management Plan 2022 - 2027 that will guide park management over the next five years. 

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